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A positive workplace environment is a key factor in increasing the wellness of employees. Not only does the practice of intentional positivity increase one’s overall wellness but it has been directly linked to increased productivity and lowered stress levels in the workplace. All construction work is not the same, so all construction jokes may not fit the situation. Some smart people in construction work make jokes fitting the situation, which runs smoothly according to the conditions. Listed here is some creativity of these smart construction workers: When a window glazier cuts himself on window glass, he will say: this is...

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First, let’s talk about the benefits. The benefits of wearing flame-retardant clothing are obvious. They allow workers to conduct work in potentially hazardous locations with a greatly reduced risk of injury. While no flame-resistant clothing is guaranteed to prevent every injury, every time, the risk while wearing these specialized garments is significantly lower than it would be if the worker was wearing everyday clothing. With fire-resistant clothing, the promise is not that the garments will never catch fire. They are designed to resist igniting, and will generally fulfill this purpose in all but the most extreme situations. The great strength...

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Flame Resistant refers to self-extinguishing ability of garments. These clothes are mandatory when you are working in highly flammable areas. FR gear enables to get enough escape time in a flash fire scenario. It is made up of unmelt-able fabric, ensuring you no increase in the extent of burn injury. These garments impart thermal insulation to keep you safe from heat and withstand breaking open, which would expose skin to hazards. A diverse array of hazards makes having the right protective gear even more crucial. In many cases, this means fire-resistant (FR) clothing. Working around high-voltage materials and fire hazards,...

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For many industrial environments, flame-resistant (FR) clothing is a crucial element in keeping workers safe. You select protective items with care and take the time to train and remind your workers to keep their PPE in tip-top shape. Storage and Care of FR Clothing - Industry standards are very specific when it comes to what garment will protect in a particular environment. Manufacturers are equally specific about how to care for these garments so they maintain their effectiveness. Storage, laundering, repair (if allowed) and many other factors need to be considered in everyday use and care. Unfortunately, many workers take...

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Winter is welcomed with ease after working in blazing summer. Nevertheless, winter tide brings new perturb. It can be extremely menacing to construction workers to do their job in winter. Peculiarly, for the workers in the Mid-Atlantic region where temperature rises and drops unexpectedly. This melting and refreezing result in very slippery conditions. Keeping in view, these problems construction workers must know to safeguard themselves. Fortunately, you can keep up your construction business even during the frosty conditions. In this article, you will be able to obtain the important know-how of winter construction safety. From the OSHA (Occupational Safety and...

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